Here's to Happy Hour

Celebrating cocktails, appetizers and alcohol-infused desserts.

Traditional Mint Julep
Grab a glass and raise a toast. It’s the end of the workday. Time to celebrate! What’s your favorite five o’clock flavor? We’ve pulled together our top ten favorites from crantinis to white wine sangria – perfect for sipping outdoors or gathered around the table.

And what would happy hour be without appetizers? We’ve got those, too. So drink up and dig in!

Top 10 Happy Hour Drinks

Mojito Bars 

Drink-Inspired Desserts

We’ve put a 5 o’clock spin on our favorite desserts. Raise a fork and cheers!

Desserts with Alcohol

Blogger cookingwithsugar shares her trick to the perfect Bloody Mary. Set up a Bloody Mary Bar and let folks have it their way!

Confused about choosing the right wine? Here are a few tips to aid you in your search for wine-pairing nirvana.

Need ideas for your party? Try these small plate party ideas.

How-To: Rimming Glasses with Sugar or Salt

Looking for a quick and easy party tip that can be done ahead of time? The Betty Crocker experts show you how to rim glasses with sugar or salt.

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